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Why Natural Latex Rubber?

What is natural latex rubber?

What is natural latex rubber?Natural rubber is harvested by tapping the sap of Hevea brasiliensis- the Para Rubber tree.
Other plants, such as fig trees and dandelions(!), also produce latex .
Rubber trees respond to the harvesting of their milk by producing more milk.


What are the benefits of natural latex rubber?

- Made from a renewable resource that is good fot the environment.
- Natural rubber plantations help to reverse the "Greenhouse Effect".
- All natural with no chemical additives used in processing.

- Only air, soda ash, zinc & natural soap are added.
- Retains shape & firmness for even support in mattresses & pillows
- It is soft and supportive and relieves pressure points.
- Natural latex  foam has tiny holes which make it soft & pliable. 
- Will not develop pockets
- Extremely durable, flexible and resilient- will last up to 20 years.
- Resistant to moisture build-up,
molds & mildew.
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Contains an antibacterial substance that naturally repels dust-mites.
- Contains no PBDEs, benzene, toluene, formaldehyde, or polyuerathane.
- Natural rubber doesn't off-gas toxic chemicals, as do synthetic foams. 

We carry natural latex rubber
teething & bath toys, mattresses & pillows.